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The Economist Talks to Scripps About Succession Planning

Chris Van Gorder discusses leadership development, retention

“The Front-Line Leader” book by Chris Van Gorder, CEO of Scripps Health in San Diego, California, is now available.  Notable book reviews were received on Chris’ philosophy of putting people first, his management tips,  and how he successfully implemented what he learned to build strong relationships and a strong organization.  Called the “Best New Leadership Book for 2014” by Eric Jacobson. CEO Chris Van Gorder now has a blog at:

In an April 29 posting on its Skills & Work blog, The Economist ran a story titled “The global leadership gap,” highlighting the impending wave of Baby Boomer retirements and the need for succession planning. They spoke with Scripps President and CEO Chris Van Gorder about ways Scripps works to develop and keep its leaders.

Read the story: The global leadership gap

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